Accessibility

Theater J, as part of the Edlavitch DCJCC, embraces inclusion in all of its programs and activities. Theater J strives to make our productions accessible to all by providing the following to meet the accessibility needs of our patrons and to enhance their experience at the theater. 

Accessible Seating

All of Theater J’s 2018-2019 venues provide access for patrons using wheelchairs, walkers, canes or crutches. Ample doorways and ramps provide easy wheelchair accessibility. There are specially equipped restrooms at each venue.

Removable Seats provide patrons with the opportunity to be seated with their companions while sitting in their wheelchair. Please inform the sales office of your needs at the time of ticket purchase and indicate if companion seats are required as well.

Assistive Listening
All of Theater J’s 2018-2019 venues have Assistive Listening devices available for patrons.

Open Captioning
Open Captioning is offered during one performance of each Theater J production, for our patrons who are deaf or hearing impaired. If you would like to reserve seats which are set aside for optimal OC viewing please contact the Box Office at theaterj@theaterj.org or 202.777.3210. To purchase OC seating for The Pianist of Willesden Lane, contact the Kennedy Center box office at 202.467.4600.

OC dates for 2018-2019 are:

The Pianist of Willesden Lane                  September 23 at 7:30 PM
Actually                                                   November 4 at 7:30 PM
Talley’s Folly                                            December 23 at 7:30 PM
The Jewish Queen Lear                           March 31 at 7:30 PM

Large Print Programs
Please call 202.777.3210 at least 48 hours prior to your performance to request large print programs.

More details about the accessibility for each of Theater J’s four 2018-2019 venues are available at the following web pages:

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
http://www.kennedy-center.org/pages/accessibility/

Arena Stage
https://www.arenastage.org/plan-your-visit/accessibility/?_ga=2.3170553.832686330.1531245143-842131300.1516657104

GALA Hispanic Theatre
http://en.galatheatre.org/2016/05/faqs-general.html

Georgetown University
https://performingarts.georgetown.edu/accessible-routes-to-davis-performing-arts-center

Please contact Theater J’s patron services department at Theaterj@theaterj.org or 202.777.3210 for all other questions.